Kansas State addressed several areas of concern during a 48-27 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette last weekend.
It should be able to get totally right against Massachusetts on Saturday.
The Minutemen are coming off a shutout-loss at Wisconsin and a home loss to Maine, a Football Championship Subdivision opponent. Wildcats football coach Bill Snyder likes to get his backups on the field during nonconference games. K-State should be able to build a nice lead and get plenty of new faces out there in this one. The better it plays, the earlier it can begin looking ahead to its Big 12 opener at Texas.
Here is a look at everything else you need to know about the week ahead: